Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Change Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Change Management over the 6 months to 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > South East
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 115 131
Rank change year-on-year -5 +16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 666 777 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.63% 2.70% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.97% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 512 651 642
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +7.14% +3.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £76,225
England median annual salary £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.91% +4.76% +2.94%

Change Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 22,892 26,169 27,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.28% 90.98% 90.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18,496 21,607 22,663
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in the South East

Change Management
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Change Management in the South East.

Salary trend for Change Management in the South East

Change Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in the South East over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Change Management in the South East

Change Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +15 339 £60,000 +14.29% 33
Berkshire +10 185 £57,500 +9.52% 20
Surrey +10 100 £57,500 +43.75% 12
Hampshire -33 94 £36,500 -27.00% 15
Buckinghamshire -16 86 £57,500 +27.78% 10
Oxfordshire +57 69 £65,000 -1.52% 3
East Sussex +42 65 £60,000 - 8
West Sussex -29 29 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Kent -20 12 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Middlesex -21 6 £55,000 -8.33%
Home Counties +2 5 £180,000 -
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, IT jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 217 (32.58%) ITIL
2 202 (30.33%) Finance
3 155 (23.27%) Microsoft
4 148 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 133 (19.97%) Project Management
6 116 (17.42%) Service Management
7 97 (14.56%) Problem-Solving
8 90 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 85 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
10 82 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 82 (12.31%) Incident Management
11 81 (12.16%) Service Delivery
12 79 (11.86%) Degree
13 76 (11.41%) ITSM
13 76 (11.41%) SQL
13 76 (11.41%) Windows
14 72 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
15 70 (10.51%) Business Analysis
15 70 (10.51%) Problem Management
16 68 (10.21%) Project Delivery
17 61 (9.16%) PRINCE2
18 60 (9.01%) Management Information System
18 60 (9.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 55 (8.26%) Cisco
20 54 (8.11%) CRM
21 53 (7.96%) SAP
22 51 (7.66%) Risk Management
23 50 (7.51%) Firewall
23 50 (7.51%) Active Directory
23 50 (7.51%) Scrum

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.60%) Confluence
3 12 (1.80%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.65%) Skype for Business
5 10 (1.50%) Apache
5 10 (1.50%) IIS
6 8 (1.20%) CMS
7 7 (1.05%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.90%) CICS
8 6 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.30%) Kentico
11 2 (0.30%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.15%) Smallworld
Applications
1 72 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (6.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (3.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.15%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.10%) SAP BPC
3 10 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.05%) Maximo
4 7 (1.05%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (0.75%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.60%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.60%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.45%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.30%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.30%) SAP PS
9 1 (0.15%) SAP PSCD
9 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 50 (7.51%) Azure
2 33 (4.95%) Office 365
3 26 (3.90%) SaaS
4 17 (2.55%) AWS
5 16 (2.40%) Azure Active Directory
6 14 (2.10%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (2.10%) SuccessFactors
7 13 (1.95%) IaaS
8 9 (1.35%) PaaS
9 8 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (1.20%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.90%) GCP
11 5 (0.75%) Power Platform
12 4 (0.60%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (0.60%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 2 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.30%) Serverless
13 2 (0.30%) Tricentis Tosca
14 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.51%) Firewall
2 43 (6.46%) Network Security
3 34 (5.11%) VPN
4 32 (4.80%) LAN
5 31 (4.65%) WAN
6 30 (4.50%) DNS
7 24 (3.60%) SSL
8 21 (3.15%) TCP/IP
9 20 (3.00%) DHCP
10 11 (1.65%) Internet
11 10 (1.50%) MPLS
11 10 (1.50%) Skype
12 9 (1.35%) Unified Communications
12 9 (1.35%) Wireless
13 8 (1.20%) Broadband
13 8 (1.20%) PSTN
14 7 (1.05%) Ethernet
15 6 (0.90%) VoIP
15 6 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (0.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (1.20%) DB2
3 8 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.05%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (0.75%) Amazon Athena
6 5 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.75%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.75%) Power BI
7 4 (0.60%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 4 (0.60%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 4 (0.60%) Cognos Report Studio
7 4 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (4.95%) JIRA
2 11 (1.65%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.05%) JMeter
4 7 (1.05%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.90%) Gatling
6 3 (0.45%) Selenium
6 3 (0.45%) Subversion
6 3 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.30%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.15%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.15%) JUnit
8 1 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.15%) Spinnaker
8 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.15%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 202 (30.33%) Finance
2 44 (6.61%) Retail
3 28 (4.20%) Telecoms
4 23 (3.45%) Legal
4 23 (3.45%) Public Sector
5 17 (2.55%) Marketing
6 16 (2.40%) Banking
6 16 (2.40%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.10%) Back Office
8 10 (1.50%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.20%) Automotive
10 7 (1.05%) Billing
11 4 (0.60%) Military
11 4 (0.60%) Publishing
12 3 (0.45%) Advertising
13 2 (0.30%) Electronics
13 2 (0.30%) Local Government
13 2 (0.30%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.15%) Law
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 167 (25.08%) Analyst
2 74 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 58 (8.71%) Project Manager
4 34 (5.11%) IT Manager
4 34 (5.11%) Network Engineer
5 31 (4.65%) Support Analyst
6 30 (4.50%) Systems Analyst
7 29 (4.35%) IT Analyst
8 28 (4.20%) Developer
9 23 (3.45%) Architect
10 22 (3.30%) Change Manager
11 21 (3.15%) Delivery Manager
12 20 (3.00%) Service Manager
13 19 (2.85%) Network Security Engineer
13 19 (2.85%) Security Engineer
14 18 (2.70%) Service Analyst
14 18 (2.70%) Support Engineer
15 17 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
16 16 (2.40%) Incident Manager
16 16 (2.40%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.35%) .NET
2 12 (1.80%) SAP PI
3 11 (1.65%) HTML
4 10 (1.50%) CSS
5 9 (1.35%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.20%) Spring
6 8 (1.20%) Spring Boot
6 8 (1.20%) Spring Cloud
7 6 (0.90%) OAuth
7 6 (0.90%) SAML
8 5 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (0.75%) jQuery
8 5 (0.75%) JSON
8 5 (0.75%) SAP Fiori
8 5 (0.75%) XML
9 4 (0.60%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (0.60%) HTML5
10 2 (0.30%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.30%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 85 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (9.01%) Management Information System
3 44 (6.61%) User Experience
4 42 (6.31%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (3.75%) Data Centre
6 18 (2.70%) CMDB
7 17 (2.55%) EPoS
8 12 (1.80%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.50%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.35%) Public Cloud
11 7 (1.05%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.90%) CESG
13 5 (0.75%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.75%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.75%) FMCG
14 4 (0.60%) Freedom of Information
14 4 (0.60%) NHS
14 4 (0.60%) PKI
14 4 (0.60%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 76 (11.41%) Windows
2 40 (6.01%) Linux
3 25 (3.75%) Windows Server
4 19 (2.85%) Windows 10
5 17 (2.55%) CentOS
6 12 (1.80%) Unix
7 11 (1.65%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.35%) AIX
9 7 (1.05%) Windows 2000
9 7 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.90%) zOS
11 5 (0.75%) VMS
11 5 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.60%) Debian
13 2 (0.30%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.30%) ThreadX
14 1 (0.15%) Android
14 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (32.58%) ITIL
2 148 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (19.97%) Project Management
4 116 (17.42%) Service Management
5 97 (14.56%) Problem-Solving
6 90 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 82 (12.31%) Incident Management
7 82 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 81 (12.16%) Service Delivery
9 76 (11.41%) ITSM
10 70 (10.51%) Business Analysis
10 70 (10.51%) Problem Management
11 68 (10.21%) Project Delivery
12 61 (9.16%) PRINCE2
13 60 (9.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 54 (8.11%) CRM
15 51 (7.66%) Risk Management
16 50 (7.51%) Scrum
17 43 (6.46%) Knowledge Management
17 43 (6.46%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 76 (11.41%) SQL
2 22 (3.30%) PowerShell
3 17 (2.55%) C
4 12 (1.80%) C#
4 12 (1.80%) Java
4 12 (1.80%) JavaScript
4 12 (1.80%) Python
5 7 (1.05%) Perl
6 6 (0.90%) VB
7 5 (0.75%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.60%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.45%) C++
9 3 (0.45%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.45%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.30%) Lua
10 2 (0.30%) PHP
10 2 (0.30%) VBA
11 1 (0.15%) Magik
11 1 (0.15%) Tcl
11 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 79 (11.86%) Degree
2 45 (6.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 41 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (5.11%) Security Cleared
5 32 (4.80%) SC Cleared
6 25 (3.75%) CISSP
7 19 (2.85%) CCSP
8 15 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (2.10%) PMI Certification
10 13 (1.95%) DV Cleared
10 13 (1.95%) MCSE
10 13 (1.95%) TOGAF Certification
11 12 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (1.80%) PMP
12 11 (1.65%) CCNP
13 10 (1.50%) CCNA
14 7 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
14 7 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.90%) ISEB
15 6 (0.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.16%) QA
1 41 (6.16%) SLA
2 31 (4.65%) PMO
3 17 (2.55%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.65%) PCI DSS
5 10 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (1.20%) COBIT
7 7 (1.05%) GDPR
7 7 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.90%) NCSC
8 6 (0.90%) NIST
9 4 (0.60%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.30%) BS7799
10 2 (0.30%) DICOM
10 2 (0.30%) ISO 31000
10 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.15%) IASME
System Software
1 50 (7.51%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.20%) Docker
5 7 (1.05%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 6 (0.90%) Firmware
7 5 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.60%) vSphere
9 3 (0.45%) KVM
9 3 (0.45%) Squid
10 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.30%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.15%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (2.10%) SCCM
2 13 (1.95%) Ansible
3 12 (1.80%) Single Sign-On
4 11 (1.65%) Microsoft Intune
5 9 (1.35%) Terraform
6 7 (1.05%) SCOM
6 7 (1.05%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.75%) HAProxy
7 5 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.75%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (0.60%) Puppet
9 3 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.45%) Perfmon
9 3 (0.45%) WSUS
10 2 (0.30%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.30%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 155 (23.27%) Microsoft
2 55 (8.26%) Cisco
3 53 (7.96%) SAP
4 47 (7.06%) ServiceNow
5 33 (4.95%) CheckPoint
6 30 (4.50%) Palo Alto
7 25 (3.75%) VMware
8 24 (3.60%) Cognos
9 23 (3.45%) Oracle
10 20 (3.00%) IBM
11 19 (2.85%) Red Hat
12 15 (2.25%) Citrix
13 12 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (1.65%) F5
14 11 (1.65%) HP
14 11 (1.65%) Juniper
15 8 (1.20%) McAfee
15 8 (1.20%) Polycom
16 7 (1.05%) Snow
17 6 (0.90%) Avaya